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03 September 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Heart: A Legendary Rock Band Looks Ahead

Red Velvet Car

Red Velvet Car

Heart, led by Ann and Nancy Wilson, has survived more than three decades of music and fashion, selling 30 million albums in the process. The band’s hits — including “Magic Man,” “Barracuda” and “These Dreams” — remain staples on classic-rock radio, but Heart is still going strong. It’s back with a new album called Red Velvet Car, which the Wilsons discuss in a recent interview with Weekend Edition Saturday host Scott Simon. Click here to go to npr.org where you can read more about the interview, find audio from the interview and listen to some Red Velvet Car

03 September 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Red Velvet Car projected to debut at number 8!

Red Velvet Car

Red Velvet Car

STREETPULSE reports DISTURBED”Asylum” (WEA/Reprise) is in the #1 salesposition going into the holiday weekend.

StreetPulse Top Five Sales Breakouts Going Into This Weekend

Debut #1 DISTURBED “Asylum” (WEA/Reprise)
Debut #3 JENNY & JOHNNY “I’m Having Fun Now” (WEA/Warner)
Debut #6 RYAN BINGHAM & THE DEAD HORSES “Junky Star” (UMGD/Lost Highway)
Debut #8 HEART “Red Velvet Car” (SBME/SMG)
Debut #10 RICHARD THOMPSON “Dream Attic” (SBME/Shout)

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*Knocking on wood* If this actually happens, Red Velvet Car will be one of the most highest charting Heart Albums and highest in 20 years.

Streetpulse also has Red Velvet Car debuting at number one on the AC chart (sept 2nd):

AC album Chart for September 2nd 2010

03 September 2010 ~ 5 Comments

Red Velvet Car on vinyl!

Here’s the proof of its existence! However: no where to be found in the shops or online? Unacceptable! Reply here if you want the vinyl to be available!

Vinyl copy in the hands of Jimmy Fallon (sorry Jimmy for the unfortunate timing in the screengrab)

Vinyl copy in the hands of Jimmy Fallon (sorry Jimmy for the unfortunate timing in the screengrab)

Click here for the online exclusive of Heart playing Barracuda on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

ADDED January 12th 2011: management has confirmed that it’s just cardboard. No vinyl!

03 September 2010 ~ 0 Comments

BostonHerald.com: Red Velvet Car review

Red Velvet Car

Red Velvet Car

“Red Velvet Car” (Sony): B
This classic Seattle band is the all-time best female-fronted outfit – at least the best that doesn’t have Joan Jett or Deborah Harry in its lineup. Ann and Nancy Wilson go the quieter route on album 13, their first in six years. “WTF” is a classic rocker in the “Crazy On You” mode, but mostly these 10 tunes feature mandolin, fiddle, dobro and other acoustic instruments. Ann, at age 60, can still hit those freakish high notes with ease and guitarist Nancy shines throughout, especially on the song to download, “Saffronia’s Mark.”

BostonHerald.com

02 September 2010 ~ 4 Comments

A report from the Q1043 event

RVC

RVC

Brett reporting from NYC, September 1st 2010:

It was amazing…The ladies first came out and did like a ten minute interview with some radio host (I want to say his name was Jim Kerr or something) but they talked about the new album and the same old questions each interviewer asks Ann and Nancy like about being women in a male dominated industry, their fixation on the beatles, and so on. The interviewer made sure to speak of how amazingly red velvet car is doing in the market. He spoke of its immediate rise to number one on amazon and said that when he was going through radio stats early in the morning (he works on 104.3 radio) that “Hey You” is being predicted to be Heart’s 21st top twenty single.

Ann & Nancy September 2nd

Ann & Nancy September 2nd

(Amazing and well deserved news, might I add.) On a side note, Ann was wearing these red kick ass cowboy boots. The interview concluded and the girls were taken off stage for about five minutes and returned with a six song set starting with barracuda. I have been dying to finally see Ann and Nancy with straight acoustics and they did not disappoint. Nancy and Craig were spot on, transforming some of the hardest heart rockers into numbers that suited acoustic guitars well. The rest of the set was as follows: Barracuda, Dog and Butterfly, Hey You, WTF (acoustic and out of this world), Crazy on You, and Dreamboat Annie. A fun little

Red Boots

Red Boots

thing that they did was at the end of Dreamboat Annie where there is normally a flute playing, Nancy sang it in a joking way and a majority of the crowd sang it right along with her. This is my tenth heart show and even though it was only six songs, this ranks among my favorite experiences. I am so thankful I was chosen to attend this event. On the way out the door, everyone who attended was handed a poster to remember this magical night.


Also in other great news, the interviewer had a VINYL COPY of Red Velvet Car!!!!! Ann and Nancy hadn’t even seen it yet…I can not wait to get my hands on that. This show was also filmed with 6 cameras and will be broadcasted on clear channel tv, along with about one hundred radio stations.

More from this event at Q104.3

02 September 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Internetradiostation adds “There You Go” to rotation

Red Velvet Car

Red Velvet Car

Alternative classic rock radio station www.getreadytorockradio.com has added “There You Go” to the Radio Power Plays on regular rotation. It is catchy!

In the meanwhile: Red Velvet Car is number one still/again on Amazon.com’s music bestsellers.

USA mongers should not forget to check this out.. at Q1043 (thanx to tylew!)

TONIGHT: Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (NBC) September 2 – 12:35pm EST

“Hey You” is up from #8 to #6 on the FMQB.com AC radio airplay chart. Stillllll rising! Also up on mediabase airplay for AC radio: 26 to 25

01 September 2010 ~ 0 Comments

The SHOP NBC performances!

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Hey You

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Crazy On You

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Red Velvet Car

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Alone (ANN is FANTASTIC!)

Thanx so much to Brett!

And here‘s a September 1st radio interview with Nancy!

Heart is performing on Jimmy Fallon tomorrow night (Sept. 2) on NBC, 12:35/11:35c. Set your DVRs!